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12 January 2018

Mayors set for £40m housing grant deal on affordable homes

Mayor Sir Robin Wales and Mayor of London Sadiq Khan have agreed a deal in principle that could see additional affordable housing worth £40 million introduced...Read more

20 December 2017

Older residents tuck into Christmas feast

More than 200 older residents enjoyed a slap-up Christmas lunch with turkey, pudding, mince pies and all the trimmings, thanks to Newham Council.​...Read more

19 December 2017

Bad news for rogue landlords as Newham’s property licensing scheme gets the green light

The government has given the green light to renew Newham Council’s ground breaking private rented sector licensing scheme, following a long fought campaign ......Read more

19 December 2017

Merry Christmas from Mayor of Newham Sir Robin Wales

On behalf of everyone at Newham Council, I wish you a happy, healthy and safe Christmas and a prosperous New Year.​...Read more

19 December 2017

Pantomime fun is right neighbourly

Older residents from across the borough enjoyed a laugh-a-minute performance of the pantomime Rapunzel at Theatre Royal Stratford East courtesy of Newham ......Read more